Santa’s Train Ride

December 14, 2019


To the “North Pole” we go! Join the journey to bring Santa back into the town he loves best. This magical ride will be powered by Christmas spirit and be accompanied a company of character child will love. Along the way, our jolly guests will entertain our passengers with amusement, treats, and holiday giveaways. 

Registration Details

Santa’s Train offers a two-way ride from Metra’s Vermont Street Station to Joliet and back. Passengers will ride along on a private train cart while staff shower children with Christmas themed entertainment and treats. Special guests will make appearances and will be available for photographs throughout each ride.


Tickets include admission for one passenger. All guests must provide tickets. Infants are free with paid parent admission.


Will a guest in your party require special needs while boarding? Let us know at the time of registration.


Ages: All Ages welcome
Date: Saturday, December 14
Boarding and Check-In Location: Metra Vermont Station: 2300 Grove St. Blue Island, IL.
Fee: $20 Resident | $30 Non-Resident


The Blue Island Park District offers two Santa’s Train Ride time slots. Please choose from either time below.


AM Train

Date: December 14, 2019
Check-In Time: 10:45 am
Boarding Time: 11:00 am
Estimated Return time: 1:00 pm

PM Train

Date: December 14, 2019
Check-In Time: 2:45 pm
Boarding Time: 3:00 pm
Estimated Return time: 5:00 pm

Purchase Your Tickets

Registration for the Blue Island Park District’s Santa’s Train Ride must be completed in person at the Memorial Park Registration Office

Memorial Park Registration Office
12804 S. Highland Avenue
Blue Island, IL 60406
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